CosmoQuest Cycle 1 Call for Proposals
The CosmoQuest (CQ) Virtual Research Facility announces the release of its first request for proposals (RFP) from scientists to conduct research using the Facility’s innovative Citizen Science Builder software. The RFP supports science from all four areas of NASA SMD
(Science Mission Directorate) research. Recipients will be awarded up to $55K a year for two years to team with CosmoQuest staff to create a custom citizen science portal, and all related materials, for their research project. CosmoQuest anticipates making up to three awards this cycle, with an emphasis on a heliophysics project to highlight the upcoming solar eclipse. Recipients will work with the CQ science team to analyze and disseminate their results, and
they will work with CQ educators and outreach programs to broaden the impact of their research study.
Full-Proposal Due: 11:59pm EDT, November 4, 2016